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ARC Identifier 2569480 / Local Identifier 111-TV-210
Big Picture: The Big Red One
DVD copied by Timothy Vollmer. Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1974 - 05/15/1984). A salute to the 1st Infantry Division "The Big Red One." This division participated in eight campaigns and three invasions during World War II. Combat operations during these engagements are featured, showing attacks and counterattacks on foot; in trucks and assault boats through heat, dust, cold, snow and water. Colonel Quinn explains the Combat Infantry Badge, its history and what is required of the individual combat infantryman in order that he may wear the badge.